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ECCP News

Consultation for clusters in Research and Innovation is now open

Increasing breakthrough technologies across European industrial ecosystems is vital for a resilient, green and digital industry. The European Commission is preparing industrial technology roadmaps with the aim of ensuring that research results enabling the transformation towards the EU’s Green Deal...
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Apply now to the WeNet project open call for diversity

The WeNet project is an online platform that aims to create a diversity-aware, machine-mediated paradigm for social interactions. It was launched in January 2019 and is funded by the EU’s Horizon 2020 programme. The project has published an open call to extend the impact of the WeNet project by...
Calls

Apply now to StandICT's fourth open call

StandICT.eu 2023 is an EU framework project which aims to ensure a fair approach to support European and associated states in the international ICT standardisation scene. The StandICT.eu 2023 “ICT Standardisation Observatory and Support Facility in Europe” will build on the success and momentum of...
ECCP News

NextGenerationEU supports Europe on the road to recovery

NextGenerationEU will support Europe's recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic and help to build a greener, more digital and more resilient Europe. Key goals of NextGenerationEU include financing measures for the green and digital transitions, as well as swiftly addressing the consequences of the...
ECCP News

Euronews covers the response of one Romanian cluster to the COVID-19 pandemic

Euronews’s ‘Business Planet’ has published a story which explores how one tech company in Iasi, Romania, got its pharmacy app off the ground through being part of a cluster. Context Almost everyone will be familiar with the routine of picking up a prescription. Even in the best of times, many people...
ECCP News

Position paper from the European Clusters Alliance: Recommendations for the update of the EU Industrial Strategy

In March 2020, the European Commission published a new strategy to support Europe‘s industry in the green and digital transition and increase the resilience of European ecosystems. The COVID-19 crisis has since presented numerous challenges for society and industry in Europe, however. It has...
ECCP News

EU Industry Days: New ECCP website helps clusters to be more resilient

video {box-shadow:0 0 1rem .1rem rgba(0,0,0,.13); Last week was the EU Industry Days annual event on industry, which brought together a wide range of partners, industry leaders and policymakers to discuss key industrial challenges and co-develop opportunities and policy responses as part of an...
Community News

The circular economy through a cluster at the 19th edition of Equiplast

After four days of face-to-face event at the Fira Barcelona Gran Via Venue, from September 14 to 17, Equiplast closes the doors of its nineteenth edition with a good taste in the mouth Recycling, new resources and raw materials or Next Generation funds were some of the star themes of the...
Community News

The future of packaging through digital transformation, robotics, artificial intelligence and the IoT

Packaging Cluster and the Digital Cluster of Catalonia proposed different digital solutions for the development of disruptive innovation driving projects, on June 30 Among the conclusions of the debate, conclusions were drawn such as the need to adapt equipment to new technologies and processes...
Community News

The first Packaging Marketplace is born, The Pack Finder, a platform to connect suppliers and brands

The packaging sector is in luck since from now on it has a tool with which in three simple steps you can customize the desired packaging in 3D and contact the suppliers that can provide it. It is an initiative of the Packaging Cluster and its associated company 3D Click, and has the support of ACCIÓ...
Community News

First in Lapland: Arctic Development Environments Cluster gains Digital Innovation Hub status

The European Commission has approved the Arctic Development Environments Cluster as the first official digital innovation hub in Lapland. Digital Innovation Hubs (DIHs) are multi-stakeholder consortia that aim to accelerate the digitalisation of SMEs and the public sector in their area. DIHs offer...
ECCP News

Protecting your online IPR in China

China has a population of over 1.3 billion people and as of June 2020, 940 million ‘netizens’ – people actively involved in online communities. With Alibaba Group and JD leading the way, e-commerce is now well developed in China. According to the World Economic Forum, from January to November 2020...